Kristin Mehta


Office Location: Chicago

Phone: 312-496-1386

Kristin Mehta is a principal in Heidrick & Struggles’ Chicago office and a member of the Marketing and Sales Officers Practice. She focuses on senior-level search assignments for technology and Internet-driven companies.

Kristin helps companies navigate their digital transformation by connecting them with the right talent in ecommerce, omni channel, general management, marketing, communications, and sales.

Prior to joining Heidrick & Struggles, Kristin spent more than a decade as a public relations consultant building consumer-facing programs, developing corporate communications strategies, and producing award-winning events, to enhance and protect brands. Most recently, she owned a public relations consultancy and developed national campaigns for brands including Starbucks, Sara Lee, and National Dairy Council.

Kristin started her career at GolinHarris (now Golin) where she managed corporate and consumer programs with a focus on crisis management, media relations, and internal communications.


Kristin holds bachelors’ degrees in journalism and public relations from Loras College.

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